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On a cool evening at Soldier Field, the U.S. Men's National Team fell at the final hurdle to Jonathan dos Santos' 73rd-minute goal that gave Mexico a 1-0 win in the 2019 Concacaf Gold Cup Final.

U.S. head coach Gregg Berhalter sent out the same starting XI that guided the USA through the semifinal while handing the captain's armband to Weston McKennie for the first time in his career, upping the number of players to captain the U.S. in 2019 to an even 10.

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Euro 2016 winner Portugal and reigning CONCACAF Gold Cup champion Mexico qualified for the Confederations Cup semifinals with victories over New Zealand and host Russia, respectively.

Portugal on Saturday finished tied with Mexico at seven points apiece after three round-robin matches, but it topped the group based on a +5 goal differential thanks to its 4-0 thrashing of the Kiwis.

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A late header from Hector Moreno produced a 2-2 draw for Concacaf Gold Cup champions Mexico against Euro 2016 champions Portugal in a group stage match of the FIFA Confederations Cup on Sunday.

Argentine referee Nestor Pitana disallowed a goal by Portugal's veteran defender Pepe in the 21st minute of the first half after consulting the video assistant referee. Ricardo Quaresma opened the scoring for Portugal shortly after in the 34th minute on a magical assist from Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo.

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Mexico drew 1-1 with the United States in the CONCACAF World Cup Qualifier at the Estadio Azteca on Sunday evening, inching closer to securing qualification for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. The draw means Mexico maintain their six-point lead at the top of the qualifying group ahead of second-placed US and Costa Rica, who are both on eight points, although the latter have a game in hand and a superior goal difference.

Three teams from the CONCACAF region will qualify for next year's World Cup, while the team in the fourth place will play-off against Asia's fifth-placed nation. For the US, the result means they maintained their seven-game unbeaten record, while Mexico also extended their undefeated run to six qualifiers.

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Three of Canada’s finest soccer players said adieu to their National Team careers in an emotional 3:2 victory over Mexico, in front of 22,508 fans, the largest-ever crowd for a women’s international friendly in Vancouver.

Canada opened the scoring in the 14th minute when Rose grabbed the ball in midfield before slipping past a defender and beating the outstretched Mexican goalkeeper Bianca Henninger. Mexico responded two minutes later with a goal from Antonio.

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Mexican clubs will not take part in the Copa Libertadores next season amid concerns about the competition's revamped schedule.

The announcement by Liga MX President Enrique Bonilla comes less than two months after South American football governing body CONMEBOL said the annual tournament would be expanded from six to 10 months. The competition will also feature four extra teams.

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Despite a 49th minute strike from Bobby Wood and a spirited second half performance, the U.S. Men's National Team fell 2-1 to Mexico in front of a sold-out crowd of 24,650 at MAPFRE Stadium in the opening match of the Final Round of 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifying on Friday night.

Early pressure from Mexico saw the visitors break through first as Miguel Layun's shot received just enough of a deflection to sneak inside the lower left post in the 20th minute. After losing starting goalkeeper Tim Howard to a right groin strain in the 40th minute, the U.S. came out raring to go in the second half, putting Mexico on its heels with the help of Bobby Wood's strike early in the half to knot the game at 1-1.

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